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How Zebra’s Acquisition of Motorola Solutions’ Enterprise Business Impacts You

Zebra's Acquisition of Motorola Solutions' Enterprise Business

In October 2014, Zebra completed its acquisition of Motorola Solutions’ Enterprise business. Since then we’ve been fielding calls from System ID customers with questions, such as: What does this acquisition mean for my business? Will I still be able to purchase Motorola Solutions’ mobile computers and barcode scanners? How will I benefit from this change? This article describes how Zebra’s ... Read More »

How to Achieve Supply Chain Visibility

how to achieve supply chain visibility

The jump to optimization outside of the four walls is challenging for manufacturers, which have traditionally been focused on reducing risk. Today, they can better predict the impact of an unexpected event and are turning their attention toward cost containment, now achievable through globally integrated supply chains. The road to supply chain visibility is lined with opportunity, yet most manufacturers ... Read More »

A Sleigh Full of Discounted Honeywell Mobile Computers

Discounted Honeywell Mobile Computers

Feeling festive? We are. To show our appreciation, we’ve discounted Honeywell mobile computers. It’s our gift to you for being a loyal System ID customer. Fill up your stockings with savings. Between now and the end of 2014, you can save on some of the industry’s most powerful and innovative mobile devices, including: Honeywell Intermec CK71– Ultra-rugged and agile, this ... Read More »

Big Data Brings Big Changes

big data brings big changes

This is the second of a two-part article that explains how the Internet of Things works and its impact on our personal and professional lives. Part Two demonstrates how big data will benefit manufacturing, healthcare, and retail operations. A huge volume of information that is too large to store and manage via traditional methods is known as big data. And ... Read More »

Internet of Things is Changing How We Live and Work

Internet of Things Changing How We Live and Work

This is the first of a two-part article that explains how the Internet of Things works and its impact on our personal and professional lives. Part One share experts’ predictions of this technology’s economic benefits. The drive to do things quicker, easier, and better is being fueled by trending technology, the Internet of Things (IoT). Much has been made of ... Read More »

The Most Common Asset Tags

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At System ID, we sell a lot of asset tags in every size, shape, color, and material. And trust us—it can be hard for customers to determine which asset tag (asset label) is best for their applications. That’s why manufacturers like Zebra, Datamax-O’Neil, and Honeywell Intermec produce a wide array of barcode labels in several types of different materials. This ... Read More »

Which Handheld Inventory Scanner is Right for You?

Know scanner features and your scanning requirements before you shop for a handheld inventory scanner.

Handheld inventory scanners are the most popular type of barcode scanner due to their flexibility and ease of use when managing inventory. They are also ideal for completing transactions at the point of sale (POS) and tracking assets. Manufacturers such as Motorola Symbol, Honeywell, and Datalogic offer corded and cordless styles with laser, linear imager, or 2D area imager scan ... Read More »

Pick the Right Software | Asset Tracking or Inventory Control?

asset tracking or inventory control

Customers constantly ask us which software they need—asset tracking or inventory control. The bottom-line answer is, “It depends.” To help them select the right tracking solution, we ask customers questions, such as: What is the business issue you’re trying to resolve? Do you need to track items that depreciate over time? Are you required to know the exact location and ... Read More »

Select the Best Barcode Label in 5 Simple Steps

select a barcode label

Do you struggle to select the best barcode label for your assets and inventory? With so many applications, environments, materials, sizes, adhesives, and printers, it can sometimes be difficult to find the perfect fit. Our friends at Zebra Technologies have come up with a clever acronym (PRESS) to help customers select the right label, which we’ve turned into five simple ... Read More »

Zebra R110Xi4 RFID Printer Delivers Powerful Performance

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The Zebra R110Xi4 RFID printer brings high-volume operations the best of both worlds, with industry-leading barcode printing and RFID tag creation on a single device. Because the Zebra R110Xi4 can take on both printing and encoding duties, it reduces costs and streamlines tasks for businesses. Companies can rely on the Zebra Technologies device for: Asset tracking Inventory management Distribution Shipping/receiving ... Read More »